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2021-12-14
TTR RANKED FIGHTERS IN ACTION- December 11 & 12- Dmitry Bivol, Vasiliy Lomachenko, and Nonito Donaire Among Weekend's Winners
Pictured: Vasiliy Lomachenko


During the two-day period of Friday, December 11 and Saturday, December 12, 20 fighters ranked by TTR as being among the best currently competing in their respective weight classes were in action. Eleven, Mark Vicelles, Kosei Tanaka, Dmitry Bivol, Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov, Sunny Edwards, Jono Carroll, Conor Benn, Vasiliy Lomachenko, Jesse Hart, Nonito Donaire, and Custio Clayton, were victorious; six, Umar Salamov, Jayson Mama, Richard Commey, Reymary Gaballo, Kudratillo Abdukakhorov, and Hiroaki Teshigawara, were defeated; and three, Donnie Nietes, Norbelto Jimenez, and Jordan Gill, fought to draws.


Friday, December 10, 2021-

Dauis, Bohol, Philippines-

Light Flyweight Bout-
Mark Vicelles (Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #7, TTR #14; 15-0-1, 8 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 10
Toto Landero (11-7-2, 2 KOs)
- Vicelles won by the scores of 96-94, 97-93, and 96-94.

Saturday, December 11, 2021-

Nagoya, Aichi, Japan-

Super Flyweight Bout-
Kosei Tanaka (TTR #14; 16-1, 9 KOs)
Split Dec. 10
Sho Ishida (29-3, 15 KOs)
- Both fighters weighed in at 115 3/4.
- The scores were 96-94 for Tanaka, 96-94 for Ishida, and 96-95 for Tanaka.

Ekaterinburg, Russia-

Light Heavyweight Bout-
Dmitry Bivol (TTR #1, Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #1, The Ring #2; 19-0, 11 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 12
Umar Salamov (TTR #19; 26-2, 19 KOs)
- The scores were 119-109, 118-110, and 118-109.
- Bivol retained the WBA Super world light heavyweight title.

Lightweight Bout-
Shavkatdzhon Rakhimov (TTR #3, Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #4, The Ring #4- all at 130; 16-0-1, 13 KOs)
TKO-2 3:00
Sardor Muzaffarov (4-5, 2 KOs)
- Muzaffarov was a substitute. Rakhimov was originally scheduled to fight Rilwan Oladosu (16-0, 8 KOs) in a junior lightweight bout.
- Rakhimov weighed in at 133 1/2; Muzaffarov at 133.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-

Flyweight Bout-
Sunny Edwards (Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #2, TTR #4, The Ring #4; 17-0, 4 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 12
Jayson Mama (TTR #10; 16-1,9 KOs)
- The scores were 117-110, 118-109, and 118-109.
- Edwards retained the IBF World flyweight title.

Junior Bantamweight Bout-
Donnie Nietes (TTR #5, Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #5, The Ring #8; 43-1-6, 23 KOs)
Split Dec. Draw 10
Norbelto "Meneito" Jimenez (TTR #13; 30-9-6, 16 KOs)
- This bout was fought as a WBO World junior bantamweight title eliminator.
- The scores were 96-94 for Jimenez, 96-94 for Nietes, and 95-95.

Junior Lightweight Bout-
Jono Carroll (TTR #16; 21-2-1, 6 KOs)
KO-2
Aelio Mesquita (20-6-1, 18 KOs)

Liverpool, Merseyside, England-

Welterweight Bout-
Conor Benn (TTR #11; 20-0, 13 KOs)
KO-4 2:58
Chris Algieri (25-4, 9 KOs)
- Algieri was down in round 2 and down for the full ten-count in round 4.
- Benn retained the WBA Continental weltweight title.

Featherweight Bout-
Jordan Gill (TTR #19; 26-1-1, 7 KOs)
Tech. Draw 3 3:00
Alan Isaias Luques Castillo (27-11-1, 10 KOs)
- Gill was cut by his hairline by an accidental clash of heads.

New York, New York, USA-

Lightweight Bout-
Vasiliy Lomachenko (TTR #2, Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #2, The Ring #2; The Ring #8 P4P; 16-2, 11 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 12
Richard Commey (The Ring #5, TTR #6, [/u]Transnational Boxing Rankings Board[/u] #6; 30-4, 27 KOs)
- The bout was fought for the vacant WBO Inter-Continemtal light weight title.
- Lomachenko dropped Commey in round 7 and went on to win by the scores of 117-110, 119-108, and 119-108.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-

Cruiserweight Bout-
Jesse Hart (TTR #12 at 168; 28-3, 22 KOs)
TKO-3 2:20
David Murray (10-3-1, 6 KOs)
- Hart weighed in at 176 3/4; Murray at 189.

Carson, California, USA-

Bantamweight Bout-
Nonito Donaire (The Ring #1, TTR #2, Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #2; 42-6, 28 KOs)
KO-4 2:59
Reymart Gaballo (TTR #14; 24-1, 20 KOs)
- This bout was fought for Donaire's WBC World bantamweight title.
- Gaballo came into the fight as the WBC Interim World bantamweight champion.
- Donaire retained his title by knocking out Gaballo with a left hook to the liver.

Welterweight Bout-
Cody Crowley (20-0, 9 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 10
Kudratillo Abdukakhorov (TTR #6, The Ring #7, Transnational Boxing Rankings Board #8; 18-1, 10 KOs)
- Abdukakhorov dropped Crowley in the second round. Crowley recovered and went on to win by the scores of 95-94, 97-92, and 98-91.

Junior Featherweight Bout-
Marlon Tapales (35-3, 18 KOs)
KO-2 0:06
Hiroaki Teshigawara (The Ring #7, TTR #13; 22-3-2, 15 KOs)
- This bout was an IBF World junior featherweight title eliminator.
- Tapales decked Teshigawara twice in round 1 and once in round 2.

Welterweight Bout-
Custio Clayton (TTR #20; 19-0-1, 12 KOs)
Unan. Dec. 10
Cameron Krael (18-20-3, 5 KOs)
- The scores were 96-94, 99-91, and 98-92.
 
Article By: Ken Pollitt